Roundup: Citizens Tracking Glaciers, Seismic Noise, and Holocene Glaciers

29 October 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about citizens tracking glaciers, seismic noise and holocene glaciers.

Roundup: Disappearing Ice, Italian Hydropower, and Surface Energy

22 October 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about unprecedented ice loss in Russia, Italian hydropower, and debris-covered glaciers in Nepal.

Roundup: Disappearing Acts, Sound Signatures, and Cryoconite Holes

15 October 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about disappearing acts of Chinese glaciers, glacier sound signatures, and cryoconite holes.

Roundup: Scientific Tensions, Italian Hydropower, and Threatened Biodiversity

8 October 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about a dispute among early glacier researchers, hydropower in the Italian Alps, and threatened biodiversity worldwide.

Roundup: Restless Volcano, Bolivian Andes, and Capelin

1 October 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about a restless volcano in Alaska, GLOFs in Bolivia, and Capelin in Greenland.

The United Launch Alliance (ULA) Delta II rocket is seen as it launches with the NASA Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite-2 (ICESat-2) onboard, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

Roundup: NASA Satellite, Swiss Drought and Alaska Earthquake

24 September 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about NASA’s ICESat-2, the Swiss army’s drought relief efforts for grazing cows, and research about the 2015 Alaska Landslide at the Tyndall Glacier.

Hayden Valley Yellowstone on GlacierHub

Roundup: Subglacial Drainage, Extremophiles and Yellowstone Name Change

17 September 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about Yukon’s subglacial drainage system, extremophiles on Deception Island and a name change application by Native Americans for Yellowstone.

Roundup: Shifting Ice Age, Plane Wrecks and Receding Streamflows

10 September 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, discover what may have caused mysterious shifts in ice age rhythms, uncover wreckage of a plane in a Swiss glacier, and learn how summer streamflows may be affected by glacier recession in the Cascades.

Roundup: Snow Sublimation, Indian Hydropower, and Predators

3 September 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, read about snow sublimation on a Himalayan glacier, hydropower production in India, and the Predator First Paradox.

Photo of the Teesta River

Roundup: The Teesta River, World Water Week, and the Mountain Cryosphere

27 August 2018, by

In this week’s Roundup, learn about how climate change and policy affects South Asia’s Teesta River, see the launch of World Water Week, and discover the importance of the concept of loss and damage for the cryosphere.

Record-speed melting ice in Greenland

Roundup: New Scholarships, Planetary Thresholds and Threatened Glaciers

20 August 2018, by

This week, learn about a new scholarship that was offered this year to Quechua speakers, the dangers of crossing planetary thresholds, and how Columbia’s glaciers may become extinct.

Roundup: Deadly Glacier Calving & Groundbreaking Assessments

13 August 2018, by

For this week’s Roundup, read about a deadly glacier in Norway, inducting new species into the “highest known vascular plant” category, and a recent assessment report on glaciers in the Peruvian Andes.